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Man prefers to believe what he prefers to be true.
- Francis Bacon

Related topics: Life Human-Nature Psychology Cynical

Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The Lord prefers common-looking people.
That is why he makes so many of them.
- Abraham Lincoln

It has been the acknowledged right of every Marxist
scholar to read into Marx the particular meaning that
he himself prefers and to treat all others with indignation.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

 

The critic is a man who prefers the indolence of opinion to the trials of action.
- John Mason Brown

The man who prefers his country before any other duty
shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state.
They both deny that right is superior to authority.
- Lord Acton

A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
- Horace

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The man who throws a bomb is an artist,
because he prefers a great moment to everything.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

The true genius shudders at incompleteness -
and usually prefers silence to saying something which
is not everything it should be.
- Edgar Allan Poe

Love prefers twilight to daylight.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

The United States prefers that Iraq meet its obligations voluntarily,
yet we are prepared for the alternative.
- George W. Bush

Christian morality prefers remorse to precede lust,
and then lust not to follow.
- Karl Kraus

The bourgeois prefers comfort to pleasure,
convenience to liberty, and a pleasant temperature
to the deathly inner consuming fire.
- Hermann Hesse

Every man prefers to look at a well-shaped woman instead of a rubber ball.
- Katarina Witt

The television industry doesn't like to see the compexity of the world.
It prefers simple reporting, with simple ideas:
this is white,
that's black; this is good, that's bad.
- Krzysztof Kieslowski

I understand by this passion the union of desire,
friendship, and tenderness, which is inflamed by a single female,
which prefers her to the rest of her sex,
and which seeks her possession as the supreme or the
sole happiness of our being.
- Edward Gibbon

There is something mean in human nature that prefers to think evil,
that gives a willing ear and a ready welcome to calumny,
a sort of jealousy of goodness and greatness and things of good report.
- Richard Le Gallienne

I think anybody who has been in the theater,
prefers it.
Television is a...
factory.
You turn out things on a revolving assembly line.
You don't have time to perfect anything in television.
- Gale Gordon

To know what you prefer
instead of humbly saying Amen
to what the world tells you you ought to prefer,
is to have kept your soul alive.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

Smile.
Today would be a wonderful day
not to take life so seriously.
Today may end up the way you prefer -
and it may not.
Happiness is not about being a winner -
it's about being gentle with life -
being gentle with yourself.
Let life be a dance,
and choose the kind of
dance you want for today -
perhaps a gentle loving dance.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What is admirable about those
who have been of great service to humanity
is not that they suffered in being of service,
but that they found their source of happiness
(joy if you prefer) in that service.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do you prefer that you be right or happy?
- A Course in Miracles

Be clear that expectations are demands.
Demanding that life turn out the way we prefer
is a sure path to disappointment and suffering.
Happiness lies in having no expectations,
and accepting life as it comes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

God is the great mysterious motivator of what we call nature,
and it has often been said by philosophers,
that nature is the will of God.
And I prefer to say that nature
is the only body of God that we shall ever see.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Which form of proverb do you prefer
Better late than never, or Better never than late?
- Lewis Carroll

Cannibals prefer those who have no spines.
- Stanislaw Lem

As far as I'm concerned, I prefer
silent vice to ostentatious virtue.
- Albert Einstein

In politics it is necessary either to betray one's
country or the electorate.
I prefer to betray the electorate.
- Charles de Gaulle

It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss;
volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.
- George Santayana

As I get older, I just prefer to knit.
- Tracey Ullman

I prefer the company of peasants because they have
not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
- Michel de Montaigne

I should prefer to have a politician who regularly
went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop
computer for every teacher.
- A. N. Wilson

The snow itself is lonely or, if you prefer,
self-sufficient.
There is no other time when the whole world seems composed
of one thing and one thing only.
- Joseph Wood Krutch

A happy arrangement: many people prefer cats to other people,
and many cats prefer people to other cats.
- Mason Cooley

I adore life but I don't fear death.
I just prefer to die as late as possible.
- Georges Simenon

France is not poetic; she even feels,
in fact, a congenital horror of poetry.
Among the writers who use verse, those whom she will
always prefer are the most prosaic.
- Charles Baudelaire

An industrious sinner I much prefer to a lazy saint.
- Sophie Kerr

I am just old-fashioned enough to prefer long hair.
- Erich von Stroheim

They pay little attention to what we say and prefer to read tea leaves.
- Nikita Khrushchev

I prefer recording drums in the analog format,
but that does not mean I would only do it that way.
- Randy Castillo

I haven't had sex in eight months.
To be honest, I now prefer to go bowling.
- Lil' Kim

People keep pushing me to be the center of attention...
I would prefer to be on the sidelines,
because that's where you see more.
- Gong Li

I much prefer a compliment, even if insincere,
to sincere criticism.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

I prefer that for my own satisfaction over radio,
there's no audience.
TV, there's no audience.
I need the response of the audience,
even if it's a silent response.
- Al Lewis

I should prefer to die laughing, and,
on more than one occasion, thought I might.
- Joseph Epstein

I prefer liberty to chains of diamonds.
- Mary Wortley Montagu

I always prefer to believe the best of everybody,
it saves so much trouble.
- Rudyard Kipling

Through my optimism I naturally prefer and capture the beauty in life.
- Leni Riefenstahl

I should have no use for a paradise in which I should
be deprived of the right to prefer hell.
- Jean Rostand

We prefer that the leaders of the Iraqi armed forces do the honorable thing;
stop fighting for a regime that does not deserve your loyalty.
- Peter Pace

I used to think then that I was Bohemian,
but I know now that I am not.
I prefer order and precision to untidiness and looseness.
- Conrad Veidt

I obviously prefer writing novels but I take my journalism very seriously,
and I enjoy doing it between novels.
It gives me an opportunity to move in the outside world.
- Mordecai Richler

If the people should elect, they will never fail to
prefer some man of distinguished character,
or services; some man, if he might so speak of continental reputation.
- Gouverneur Morris

I suppose I would still prefer to sit under a tree
with a picnic basket rather than under a gas pump,
but signs and comic strips are interesting as subject matter.
- Roy Lichtenstein

Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves
to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery
of the vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds.
- Dorothy L. Sayers

I have some women friends but I prefer men.
Don't trust women.
There is a built-in competition between women.
- Edna O'Brien

Golf seems to be an arduous way to go for a walk.
I prefer to take the dog's out.
- Princess Anne

We tend to prefer candidates that don't talk about
us one way in Scranton and another way in San Francisco.
- Sarah Palin

People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
- Logan P. Smith

I do read music, but I prefer playing from the heart.
- Clarence Clemons

I always prefer the big laugh.
That is always the objective, especially with a film like Scary Movie 2.
- Keenen Ivory Wayans

I prefer fact to fiction.
- Richard Attenborough

I prefer film and that's what I think I'm gonna put my focus on.
- Sasha Alexander

I know Quebecers don't want to relive old battles;
they prefer to build for the future.
- Kim Campbell

I've always been the only girl in those environments.
It's comfortable for me - I prefer it,
actually.
- Lisa Guerrero

I prefer being penetrated by iron to seeing Palestine is loose.
- Theodor Herzl

I prefer to make common cause with those whose weapons are guitars,
banjos, fiddles and words.
- Theodore Bikel

I believe in justice, maybe not in this life,
but there has to be justice.
And if there isn't a God, I think it would be very depressing.
I'd prefer to believe there is.
- David Zucker

I was offered a free villa in Hollywood,
but I said no thank you, I prefer to live in Italy.
- Ennio Morricone

I definitely prefer being a lover than a fighter.
- Billy Joel

I prefer a pleasant vice to an annoying virtue.
- Moliere


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